Nicknamed the "Ship of the Fens" for its sturdy presence in the ancient marshland, Ely Cathedral is a unique building. Built primarily in a 12th-century Norman style, it also has some interesting later additions, including the famous Octagon tower.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
249263
Coordinates
52.3986282° N, 0.2638326° E
Address
Minster Place
Ely, England
CB7 4DL
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Listed Building Data

Go Historic ID
334537

Map and Aerial View

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Table of Contents

  1. 1.   Overview of Ely Cathedral  ← you are here
  2. 2.   Listed Building Data for Ely Cathedral
  3. 3.   Interactive Map of Ely Cathedral
  4. 4.   Aerial View of Ely Cathedral
  5. 5.   Street View of Ely Cathedral
  6. 6.   Images of Ely Cathedral (41)
  7. 7.   Timeline of Ely Cathedral (1)
  8. 8.   Sources for Ely Cathedral (1)
  9. 9.   Historic Sites near Ely Cathedral

Page Info

Title
Ely Cathedral (Ely, England)
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
November 24, 2021